Boczek Family History

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Boczek Name Meaning

Polish: from boczek ‘bacon’ (from boczek ‘side’, hence the meat from the side of the animal), applied as a nickname or possibly a metonymic occupational name for a supplier of bacon.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Bocek, Buczek, Bonczek, Byczek, Bosak, Toczek, Kosek, Bick, Boczar

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Boczek Family Origin

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Boczek Family Occupations

What did your Boczek ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Inspector were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Boczek. 25% of Boczek men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Boczek women worked as an Inspector. Some less common occupations for Americans named Boczek were Assistant Forman and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Butcher
    11%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Assistant Forman
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Inspector
    10%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Tube Cutter
    10%
  • Bookkeeper
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Boczek Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 487 census records available for the last name Boczek. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Boczek census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 460 immigration records available for the last name Boczek. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 288 military records available for the last name Boczek. For the veterans among your Boczek ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Boczek Life Expectancy

What is the average Boczek lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Boczek life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Boczek in 1960 was 52, and 72 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Boczek

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